More choice, more quality – Goffs Sportsman’s Sale catalogue now online

Buyers can expect an even greater selection of quality commercial types at this year’s Goffs Sportsman’s Sale which takes place from 3 – 4 October, immediately following the two day Orby Sale. Due to increased demand from vendors for places the sale has been extended to two days with 389 yearlings catalogued. The catalogue is now available online.

This year’s cover star is Sir Dancealot who is a great example of the quality and value to be found at the Sportsman’s Sale. Bought for just €30,000, the David Elsworth-trained Sir Dancealot won a second consecutive Group 2 Qatar Lennox Stakes at Goodwood this season bringing his Group wins to four and prize money to over €700,000.

Among the highlights of this year’s catalogue are:

  • Lot 511, a Pride Of Dubai sister to 6 winners, including Al Madina with 4 wins and a second in the Group 2 May Hill Stakes, and Basateen with 2 wins including a placing in the Group 3 Acomb Stakes 
  • Lot 528, a Markaz sister to 2 winners including the 2019 2yo winner Lil Grey who was second in the Group 3 Anglesey Stakes 
  • Lot 535, a Vadamos brother to the 2019 3 time 2yo winner Walk In Marrakesh, winner of the Listed Star Stakes 
  • Lot 552, a Gutaifan filly out of a sister to Group 1 winner Margot Did, who is also the dam of Group 2 winner and Group 1 placed Mission Impassible 
  • Lot 575, a Fast Company brother to 2 winners, and out of a sister to three time US Grade 1 winner Obviously 
  • Lot 588, a Bungle Inthejungle full brother to 2019 2yo winner and Group 3 Princess Margaret Stakes placed Living In The Past 
  • Lot 624, a Alhebayeb sister to 5 winners including the Grade 1 placed and multiple Grade 2 winner River Boyne 
  • Lot 628, a Footstepsinthesand colt out of an own-sister to multiple Group 1 and Grade 1 winner Beat Hollow
  • Lot 652, a Fastnet Rock son of a sister to Champion and multiple Group 1 winner Lush Lashes
  • Lot 709, a Mehmas brother to 4 winners including Listed winner and multiple Group 1 and Group 2 placed Gabrial
  • Lot 718, a Anjaal brother to 4 winners including the Group 1 winner Alexander Tango
  • Lot 773, a Anjaal colt out of the Group 3 winner and Group 1 placed Majestic Desert
  • Lot 777, a Gutaifan brother to 3 winners including the US Grade 1 winner Hunt who is by Dark Angel
  • Lot 843, a Fast Company brother to 3 winners and out of Group 3 Firth Of Clyde winner Princess Iris
  • Lot 847, a No Nay Never colt out of a sister to Group 1 Dewhurst winner Beethoven

The impressive profile of established, first season and first crop sires also includes Acclamation, Adaay, Awtaad, Bated Breath, Belardo, Bobby’s Kitten, Camacho, Camelot, Dandy Man, Dariyan, Equiano, Exceed And Excel, Fascinating Rock, Harzand, Holy Roman Emperor, Iffraaj, Kingman, Kodiac, New Bay, Night Of Thunder, Raven’s Pass, Sea The Stars, Shalaa, Showcasing, Siyouni, Starspangledbanner, Tamayuz, Territories, The Gurkha, The Last Lion, Twilight Son, Zoffany and more.

Commenting on the release of the Sportsman’s catalogue, Goffs Group Chief Executive Henry Beeby said:
“The Sportsman’s Sale features a greater selection of quality commercial yearlings and real two year old types this year and, taking place straight after the Orby Sale, completes an Irish yearling sales week that is simply unmissable for buyers at every level of the market”.
Goffs Sportsman’s Sale begins at 10am each day.